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The resilience of paradigm mixes: food security in a post-exceptionalist trade regime

Daugbjerg, Carsten; Farsund, Arild Aurvag; Langhelle, Oluf


This paper argues that a policy regime based on a paradigm mix may be resilient when challenged by changing power balances and new agendas. Controversies between the actors can be contained within the paradigm mix as it enables them to legitimize different ideational positions. Rather than engaging in conflict over the foundation of the regime, they are more likely to rebalance the paradigm blend. We show that despite being a mixture of two contradictory paradigms, the World Trade Organization...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of European Public Policy
DOI: 10.1080/13501763.2017.1334079


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